Key Correctional Issues (2nd Edition)

4.5 avg rating
( 2 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780135154267: Key Correctional Issues (2nd Edition)
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

 This concise book discusses a broad range of correctional issues and explores them using an engaging text/reader format. Ranging from super max facilities to inmate reentry, its precise coverage explains the interactions that exist in the area of correctional facilities from both a historical and a twenty-first century view.   This new edition offers over ten new essays and features compelling contributions from leaders in the field. Selections cover various topics such as suicide, religion, technocorrections, the death penalty, women and minority prisoners, alternatives to incarceration and more, For individuals interested in or pursuing a career in corrections.

 

 

 

 

 

 

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

From the Back Cover:

Key Correctional Issues, second edition, presents a collection of new and updated original readings highlighting the most important issues facing the correctional system today, including:

  •  The History of Corrections
  • Goals of the Correctional System
  • Prisoner Re-Entry
  • Suicide
  • Religion
  • Mental Illness
  • Correctional Technology
  • Correctional Alternatives
  • Constitutional Rights of Inmates
  • Building Design
  • Women and Minorities Behind Bars
  • The Death Penalty
  • Terrorism and Corrections
  • The Future of Corrections

About the Author:

Dr. Roslyn Muraskin received her Ph.D. in criminal justice from the Graduate Center of the City University of New York. Her Masters' degree is from New York University, School of Government, and her B.A. degree is from Queens College, where she majored in Political Science-Speech. She is a Full Professor at the C.W Post of Long Island University, where she teaches criminal justice. She was an Associate Dean in the College of Management for nine years and now directs the activities of the Long Island Women's Institute, College of Management, as well as the activities of the Alumni Chapter, also for the College of Management. She currently holds the position of Trustee of Region One for the Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences. She is a past President of the Northeast Association of Criminal Justice Sciences (NEACJS).

Her works include Visions for Change: Crime and Justice in the Twenty-First Century (Prentice Hall, 4th edition, forthcoming); It's a Crime: Women and Justice (Prentice Hall, now in its 3rd edition); and Morality and the Law (Prentice Hall). She is the Women's Series editor for Prentice Hall as well as the editor of the refereed journal published quarterly, A Critical Journal of Crime Law and Society, published by Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group (formerly The Justice Professional). She is the author of many published papers and articles and is often quoted in the media as an expert in women's issues and issues of criminal justice.

She is the recipient of many awards, including Woman of the Year, Award for Excellence from the Minorities Section of ACJS, and the Fellow Award from the NEACJS. She has been honored for her work with AIDS education by the Long Island Association for AIDS Care.

This work represents Dr. Muraskins tenth text in the field of criminal justice.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Buy New View Book
List Price: US$ 117.20
US$ 43.02

Convert Currency

Shipping: US$ 1.99
Within U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Add to Basket

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Muraskin, Roslyn
Published by Pearson (2009)
ISBN 10: 013515426X ISBN 13: 9780135154267
New Paperback Quantity Available: 2
Seller:
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Pearson, 2009. Paperback. Condition: New. Never used!. Seller Inventory # P11013515426X

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 43.02
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 1.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Muraskin, Roslyn
Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 013515426X ISBN 13: 9780135154267
New Quantity Available: > 20
Seller:
INDOO
(Avenel, NJ, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Prentice Hall. Condition: New. Brand New. Seller Inventory # 013515426X

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 106.45
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.60
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Roslyn Muraskin
Published by Pearson Education (US), United States (2009)
ISBN 10: 013515426X ISBN 13: 9780135154267
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Seller:
Book Depository hard to find
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Pearson Education (US), United States, 2009. Paperback. Condition: New. 2nd edition. Language: English . This book usually ship within 10-15 business days and we will endeavor to dispatch orders quicker than this where possible. Brand New Book. For courses in Introduction to Corrections and Issues in Corrections. This concise book discusses a broad range of correctional issues and explores them using an engaging text/reader format. Ranging from super max facilities to inmate reentry, its precise coverage explains the interactions that exist in the area of correctional facilities from both a historical and a twenty-first century view. This new edition offers over ten new essays and features compelling contributions from leaders in the field. Seller Inventory # BTE9780135154267

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 122.75
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Roslyn Muraskin
Published by Prentice Hall (2009)
ISBN 10: 013515426X ISBN 13: 9780135154267
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Prentice Hall, 2009. Paperback. Condition: New. 2. Seller Inventory # DADAX013515426X

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 123.93
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Muraskin, Roslyn
Published by Pearson
ISBN 10: 013515426X ISBN 13: 9780135154267
New Softcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Ohmsoft LLC
(Lake Forest, IL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Pearson. Condition: New. Paperback. Worldwide shipping. FREE fast shipping inside USA (express 2-3 day delivery also available). Tracking service included. Ships from United States of America. Seller Inventory # 013515426X

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 130.09
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Muraskin, Roslyn
Published by Pearson
ISBN 10: 013515426X ISBN 13: 9780135154267
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 3
Seller:
BarristerBooks
(Lawrence, KS, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Pearson. PAPERBACK. Condition: New. 013515426X BRAND NEW W/FAST SHIPPING! This item is: Key Correctional Issues, 2nd Ed., 2010, by Muraskin, Roslyn; FORMAT: Paperback; ISBN: 9780135154267. Choose Expedited for fastest shipping! Our 98%+ rating proves our commitment! We cannot ship to PO Boxes/APO address. To avoid ordering the wrong item, please check your item's ISBN number!. Seller Inventory # P9780135154267

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 143.51
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

Roslyn Muraskin
Published by Pearson (2009)
ISBN 10: 013515426X ISBN 13: 9780135154267
New Softcover Quantity Available: > 20
Seller:
Palexbooks
(Sanford, NC, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Pearson, 2009. Condition: New. Brand new! Please provide a physical shipping address. Seller Inventory # 9780135154267

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 160.04
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.00
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds